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Everything packed, in the car.

Beach towels, flippers, inflatable rubber boards.

South along Northern Road

Narellan Rd.

We’re heading for Thirroul,

Turn onto Appin Rd.

Anticipation …

Not for the beach.

The Road to Thirroul via Appin*

The General Store at Appin!

Creamiest, tangiest, freshest
Passionfruit ice-cream in a crispy cone.

Geez, we love the trip to Thirroul.


* The tricks parents play! I am pretty sure Appin was marked as the half-way mark of this very regular trip, maybe that was to defer the need to stop and refresh (we’ll stop when we’re half way there – for an ice-cream) … or to make the second “half” of the trip feel so much shorter.

I thought the milestone of Short Memory #100 should be marked with something of great significance … and what greater significance could there be than this ritual stop-over at a tiny store in a tiny town for a very simple but delectable treat.

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